Tuesday night accident in Sandusky County claims life

Vehicle lost control in curve, slid on roadway and struck a tree

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a single vehicle accident where the driver died.

The Fremont Highway Patrol Post says 39-year-old Samantha Harris of Green Springs was travelling northbound on SR 19 in Green Township of Sandusky County when the accident occurred just after 10 pm.

Police say her red 2008 Toyota RAV 4 lost control in a curve, slid off the west side of the roadway and struck a tree.

Harris was reported to not be wearing a safety belt and was ejected from the vehicle.

The body was transported to the Lucas County Morgue for further investigation.

It is not known if alcohol or drugs factor in this crash.

The case remains under investigation.

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